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Pre 1897 thumbnails

 
MAY, MISS
Neg. No: [00075]
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 07-02-1900

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Sitter: Miss Jane May (stage name) ( ).

Biog: French actress; Professor of Elocution in Paris.

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Date: 7 February 1900.

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Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.

Descr: H & S.

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Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

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Biog: Who's Who in the Theatre.

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Additional Information: In 1895 Miss May posed, as 'lady in fancy costume', for Lafayette's photograph ordered by John Player & Sons Ltd, Castle Tobacco Factory, Nottingham - see: PRO, Copy 1/420.

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